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Arthritis is a form of arthropathy that involves inflammation of one or more joints.There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. ...
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Mobic vs Naproxen for Arthritis

Mobic
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Naproxen
Other name: Meloxicam (Meloxicam)
Other name: Aleve (Aleve)
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Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and anti-pyretic effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boeh...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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Depression
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Nausea
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Weight Gain
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Stomach Problems
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Bleeding
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Numbness
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Weight Loss
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Migraines
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Psoriasis
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Addiction
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Depression
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Numbness
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Addiction
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Tingling
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High Blood Pressure
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Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and anti-pyretic effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boeh...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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had been taking Mobic for a week, and of course immediately...
" ...a problem unrelated to my arthritis, and my BP was ...I'm normally about 103/50). I had been taking Mobic for a week, and of course immediately stopped (it was the ...God only knows how much Naproxen, have... "

tiinflammatory meds.. Mobic was the best I have tried.. Na...
" ...maybe get some antiinflammatory meds.. Mobic was the best I have tried.. Naproxen sucks. If you can get... "

ason. So they switched me to Mobic and that is working o...
" ...Naprosyn (brand name of Naproxen) here in Aus. It came enteric coated and sustained release, so did it's job well. After about 8 years ...to get nausea after I took it for some... "

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had taken it before with an elbow injury. I thought it help...
" My PCP prescribed Mobic for my fibro.. I had taken it before with an elbow injury. I thought it help a lot with my ...is taking it for arthritis. She was taking naproxen but now is on... "

take Mobic (the generic form). It has helped me, but it...
" ...a new dr. I have osto arthritis of my left knee. I started out taking aleve, naproxen and other anti inflammotory meds. I now take Mobic (the generic form). It has helped me, but it does... "

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he pain. I'm currently taking Mobic but it doesnt do much....
" ...any abdominal discomfort? I have arthritis in my hands and knees and I have tried just about every NSAID there is and it doesnt stop the pain. I'm currently taking Mobic but it doesnt do much... "

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of Lodine. Mobic did nothing for me. Naproxen helps keep...
" ...PsA-30. Have never heard of Lodine. Mobic did nothing for me. Naproxen helps keep it under control somewhat. Would you mind sharing your dosage? Thanks. I benefit greatly... "

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started taking Mobic for what I believe to be arthritis and...
" I started taking Mobic for what I believe to be arthritis and was taking naproxen without much success. Looking... "

difference as does taking it late. So far no side effects t...
" ...switched to taking the mobic with my night meds. I think either way it does not quite last for 24 hours or at least 24 is as far as it goes. Missing a dose really makes a difference as does taking it... "

me time... Mobic...would highly recommend because it works!...
" Mhmm Mobic worked for my arthritis and tendonitis for a while without any GI effects which was a GODSEND....eventually it did wear off and my rheum won't increase the dose so i stopped taking it.... "

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